2014 Roscoe Lecture Series

You may choose to attend some or all of these lectures depending on your own particular interests.

All lectures are free but please reserve your place in advance via http://roscoelectures.eventbrite.com or contact LJMU Conference and Event Services team on 0151 231 3668 or email: RoscoeLectures@ljmu.ac.uk


Date and time Speaker Topic Venue
 2014
Wednesday 1 October, 5pm John Fleming, Executive Vice President Europe, Ford Motor Company “Henry Ford once said 'An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous' – How does that apply in the 21st Century?”
St George’s Hall
Thursday 16 October, 4pm Baroness Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, United Nations “The role of the United Nations in a world riven by conflict, poverty and hunger”, part of Black History Month Adelphi Hotel
Thursday 13 November, 2pm Bill Sergeant & Tony Wainwright “Two Stories of Heroism – Chavasse and the Liverpool PALS” TBC
Tuesday 2 December, 5pm Baroness Helena Kennedy QC “The Search for Justice in an Unjust World” St George's Hall
 2015
Thursday 5 or 12 March, 5pm Professor the Lord Peter Hennessy – author and academic “Watching Prime Ministers” St George's Hall
Wednesday 6 May, 6pm Mr Michael Morpurgo, Author “Fact and Fiction – where the ideas came from for my novels” Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
TBC Most Revd Justin Welby “Belief and non-belief – learning to live together, respectfully and with tolerance” – Spring/Autumn 2015 including conferment of Honorary Fellowship TBC
TBC, Autumn 2015 Rear Admiral the Lord Alan West TBC TBC
TBC, Autumn 2015 Archbishop Malcolm McMahon TBC TBC


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